Please excuse the glare on the photo. I needed a little extra light to show the dimension, but it throws the colors off a bit.
Anyway, This card goes to Donnie in Arkansas. Donnie is suffering from a Muscle Degeneration Disease. And the doctor has said there is nothing they can do except make him comfortable at this point. He is a Deacon, and has been a huge pillar of another church prior to this church he is part of. His wife has gone back to work, and he is a father and grandfather, who loves life. One of the things he loves to do is garden, work out in the yard. Planting, mowing etc etc. He has a deep love for the Lord, and just a wonderful person all the way around.
I don't have any good gardening stamps, I do have some farms. But, Polly was so sweet to send me this stamp of an adorable bunny who has been stealing carrots from the garden. Looks like the neighbor lady isn't too happy about her missing carrots. She was made from an Art Impression stamp and I paper pieced her dress and hat. The fence is from AI also.
Oh the cloud she asks, "What did the rabbit say to the carrot?"
On the inside of the card it will say, "It was nice gnawing you!" I have a few more jokes for Donnie, hopefully they will give him a little chuckle! Thanks for taking a peek. I will be gone for a bit as my husband has his skin cancer return visit. But I will try to catch up on the comments when I get home.
Date: Tuesday, April 2, 2013 GMT Views: 792
Registered: October 21, 2010 Location: in the okanagan in b.c. canada Posts: 10706
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 @ 2:09 AM
Oh I pray all is well with your DH. this is so fun....will def. bring some cheer Donnie's way...cute bunny...that lil sneak...lol...super job...TFS
------------------------------ We as people are raindrops of colorful ink , falling down Crisp and Clear, each a different shade more vibrant then the last, but once we realize at the bottom of an endless abyss we all fall into the same inkpot forming one color, only then can we come together as one My son.
Registered: January 8, 2011 Location: Sydney, Australia Posts: 18475
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 @ 4:03 AM
What a wonderful backyard scene, Kathleen, your carrot & bunny stamp is fabulous and you have paper pieced the neighbour beautifully!! I'm sure Donnie will love this - and your jokes!! All the very best for your DH too ~
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Registered: April 14, 2009 Location: in my own little PINK sparkly world Posts: 12092
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 @ 5:52 AM
LOL!!!! this is just to funny....I'm the only gardener in my neighborhood and occ have missing vegies....so I'm feeling her....teehee...this will surely brighten his day...so glad you could come to the party this week
Registered: December 4, 2009 Location: Beautuful Sonoma County, Ca. Posts: 18510
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 @ 6:14 AM
First, I hope that everything goes well with your DH, Kathleen!
I love this AI lady and her dress, or is it a house coat! Just what did she put in the carrots, that the bunny is sleeping it off like that! You have made a cute and clever scene, especially with the cute jokes!
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 16128
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 @ 11:55 AM
Kathleen, that is just too cute! Love that little carrot eating bunny!! Your neighbor for AI is cute too!! Great job!!
------------------------------ Phyllis Young at heart, slightly older in other parts. We really never grow up, we just learn how to act in public!! What if you woke up today with only what you had thanked God for yesterday??